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US election was hacked

US election was hacked

US election hacking is now official: Jeanette Manfra of the Department of Homeland Security testified to the US Senate that Russian hackers attempted to infiltrate the election computer systems of 21 states in last year’s

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns

Several months of exposés of the toxic culture at the top of Uber finally boiled over this week, as CEO and founder Travis Kalanick’s announced six month leave eventually turned into a formal resignation. Kalanick

Technology-for-good water park welcomes all

Technology-for-good water park welcomes all

Not all accessible technology innovations take place in high-tech hospital labs. Morgan’s Wonderland, an innovative new water park in San Antonio, Texas, incorporates clever technology to accommodate children with special needs. Waterproof GPS wrist bands

India 2030: all electric automobiles

India 2030: all electric automobiles

Air pollution, not just carbon dioxide abatement, was the motivation for India’s recent announcement that petroleum-powered cars will be forbidden in 13 years. The human cost of air pollution in the world’s most populated country